By Carroll Fife After Civil War Reconstruction, white men fearing loss of privilege and power used intimidation, manipulation, and violence to influence the law and maintain systems of dominance.They did this because [...]
The Reverend Drs. J. Alfred Smith, Sr., Senior Pastor Emeritus and J. Alfred Smith, Jr., current Senior Pastor of Allen Temple Baptist Church, have a combined fifty-plus years of service as visionaries in the development [...]
Los niveles tóxicos de plomo están peligrosamente altos en el distrito de Fruitvale en Oakland, que tiene el nivel más alto de contaminación en California y es peor que en Flint, Michigan, según un informe [...]
Toxic lead levels are dangerously high in Oakland’s Fruitvale district, which has the highest level of contamination in California and are worse than in Flint, Michigan, according to a national report recently published by Reuters.
By Terri Schlichenmeyer The Bookworm Sez Somebody passed you a plate of cookies. It was the holidays so, of course, you had to take one. Or three, because they were good; and when the [...]
A new food recovery pilot program on Tuesday began delivering fresh food to seniors living at the Helios Corner, an 80-unit affordable housing community for low-income seniors and seniors with special needs.
By Scott Maier, UCSF News Center Smartphone use directly correlates with sleep, with greater use demonstrating a significant association with shorter sleep duration and worse sleep efficiency, according to researchers at UC San Francisco.
By Rachel Bluth, courtesy of Kaiser Health News Denise Sleeper has sold her home, spent most of her retirement savings and quit her job to care for her husband since his Alzheimer’s disease struck [...]
By Steve Tokar, UCSF News People who sleep five or fewer hours a night are likely to drink more sugary caffeinated drinks, such as sodas and energy drinks, according to a new study of more [...]
By Jocelyn Wiener, Kaiser Health News One out of five California adults with children living in their homes were beaten, kicked or physically abused when they were children, and one in ten were sexually [...]